The Twelfth Fret ~ Since 1977 ~

Paramount 5 String Conversion Banjo 1927 (Consignment) No Longer Available

  • Serial Number… 3257 circa 1927
  • Pricing…$1199.99 Canadian Dollars (approx.$1250.US$ as of May 10/2011) No Longer Available
  • Comments… This Paramount banjo was original a tenor model and was converted to a five string. This is a great way to get a 1920’s banjo at 1990’s prices!!
  • Neck… Hand carved 5 string mahogany neck, original headstock overlay and inlays transferred from original tenor neck.
  • Frets… Minor wear.
  • Body… Black Walnut Resonator.
  • Finish… Minor wear and tear and play wear scratches.
  • Hardware/electronics … Original pot hardware, archtop Paramount tone ring.
  • Playability/Action… Great playability with current action at 4.5/64″ bass and treble sides.
  • CaseJapanese Washburn hardshell.

The Twelfth Fret

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